Books: Memoirs & Cult Recovery


Betrayal of the Spirit: My Life behind the Headlines of the Hare Krishna Movement

by Nori J. Muster

Cartwheels in a Sari: A Memoir of Growing Up Cult

by Jayanti Tamm

Educated: A Memoir

by Tara Westover

The Liar’s Club: A Memoir

by Mary Karr

The Glass Castle: A Memoir

by Jeannette Walls


by Jennifer Lauck

Nearly Normal: Surviving the Wilderness, My Family and Myself

by Cea Sunrise Person

Cult A Love Story: Ten Years Inside a Canadian Cult and the Subsequent Long Road of Recovery

by Alexandra Amor

Escaping Utopia: Growing Up in a Cult, Getting Out, and Starting Over

by Janja Lalich, Karla McLaren, et al.

Premka: White Bird in a Golden Cage: My Life with Yogi Bhajan

by Pamela Saharah Dyson

Apocalypse Child: A Life in End Times – a Memoir

by Flor Edwards

The Cult Next Door: A Manhattan Memoir

by Elizabeth R. Burchard, Judith L. Carlone, et al.

Cult Recovery

Damaged Disciples: Casualties of Authoritarian Churches and the Shepherding Movement

by Ron Burks , Vicki Burks, et al.

Born and Raised in a Sect: You are Not Alone Paperback – November 5, 2016

by Lois Kendall PhD

Take Back Your Life: Recovering from Cults and Abusive Relationships

by Janja Lalich, Madeleine Tobias, et al.

Combating Cult Mind Control: The #1 Best-Selling Guide to Protection, Rescue, and Recovery from Destructive Cults

by Steven Hassan, Daniel Greenberg, et al.

Captive Hearts, Captive Minds : Freedom and Recovery from Cults and Other Abusive Relationships

by Madeleine Landau Tobias, Janja Lalich , et al.

Cults Inside Out: How People Get In and Can Get Out

by Rick Alan Ross, Daniel Adam Day, et al.

Recovery From Cults

edited by Michael D. Langone

Exit Counseling

Carol Giambalvo